The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 60 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 1.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
542 507 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.13% 96.94% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 483 370 322
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Watford region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Watford

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 1 (25.00%) SMACSS
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Spring

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) JSTL
4 1 (25.00%) LESS
4 1 (25.00%) React
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 1 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) SMACSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java